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Vladimir Rykov

Doctor of Sci., Professor


Personal Information:


Citizenship:                         Russia

Date and place of birth:    January 12, 1938, Moscow, Russia.

Marital status:                     Married, four children.

Home address:                  Leninsky prospect, 135/1/395, Moscow 117513, Russia.

Office:                                   Department of Applied Mathematics & Computer Modeling,

                                              Gubkin Russian State Oil&Gas University,

                                              Leninsky Prospect, 65, 119991 Moscow, Russia.

Phones:                               7 (095) 135 7136 (office),  7 (095) 433 8948 (home).

Fax:                                       7 (095) 135 8895.

E-mail:                                  vladimir_rykov@mail.ru




1955-1960 B.S+M.S-Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics, Moscow State University - "On continuity properties of stochastic processes trajectories with probability 1" (under supervising of A.N. Kolmogorov).
1966 Ph.D.Probability theory/Control of Engineering Systems, Central Economical and Mathematical Institute of Academy of Sciences USSR (Moscow) - "On controllable queuing systems" (Advisors: Professor N.P. Buslenko; Dr. G.P. Klimov).

D. Sci.-Probability theory and Mathematical Statistics, Moscow    State University - "Semi regenerative stochastic processes and their applications in queuing theory" Advisors: Professor V.S. Korolyuk, Professor A.D. Solovjev, Professor Yu.M. Sukhov)


Academic Awards and Honors

  • Full member of International Academy of  Informatization since 1994;

Teaching Experience


09/1973 - present: Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Modeling, Russian State Oil and Gas University, Lectures on Probability Theory, Mathematical Statistics, Reliability of technical systems;
09/1991 - present: Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics    Department, Russian Peoples' Friendship University, Lectures on stochastic processes, Risk Theory, Statistics, Advisors of Diploma and Ph.D. students;
07/2001 07/2003: Science and Mathematics Department, Kettering University, Flint, Michigan, USA, Lectures on Calculus I, Calculus II, Probability and Statistics for Engineers;
09/1987 06/1990 Department of Mathematical Statistics, Moscow State University, Lectures on Queuing theory;
09/1970 06/1972 Department of Mathematics, Moscow State Institute of Chemical Technology, Lectures on Mathematical Analysis, Algebra and Geometry.
12/1998 Invited Lecturer, Department of Engineering and Economics, Vrai    University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
03/1995 Invited Lecturer, Department of Engineering,         Technion, Haifa, Israel. Invited Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, University of Beersheba, Israel.
09/1991 Invited Lecturer, Department of Mathematics,         University of Sofia, Bulgaria.


 Industrial and Academic Expirience


1977 - 1984

Scientific Researcher and Invited Lecturer, Department of Stochastic, Berg Academy, Freiberg, Germany (Part-time, in framework of Agreement about Collaboration).

06/1969 -11/1973 Chief of Laboratory Special Computer Center.
07/1961 - 6/1969

Scientific Researcher, Central Scientific Institute of Complex Automation.

08/1960 - 7/1961

Research Fellow, Computer Center of Moscow State University, Moscow, USSR.






Congestion models in computer systems, International Summer

School on Computer Science, Budapest, Hungary;


Queueing models in industry, Institute of Applied Mathematics,

Beersheba, Israel.


International Collaborations


Moscow State University, Moscow; Russia, Riga Aviation University, Latvia; Belorussia State University, Belorussia, Institute of Cybernetics, Uzbekistan; Russian Peoples Friendship University, Moscow; Berg academy Freiberg, Germany; Technion, University of Beersheba, Israel; Vrai University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Cochin University, India; Complutense University, Madrid, Spain; Kettering University, USA.  




(A)  Books, Chapters in Handbooks and Reviews

  1. Controlled Queuing Systems. CRC Press. N.Y. 1995 (jointly with M.Yu. Kitaev);

  2. Proceedings of The International Conference DCCN'99, November 9-13, 1999, Tel-Aviv. M.: IITP RAS, 1999 (Edd. jointly with V. Vishnevsky and E. Levner);

  3. Warranty analysis. Journal of Soviet Math. v. 67, No. 6, 1993 (jointly with S. Chukova, B. Dimitrov);

  4. Models and methods of stochastic geometry in geology. Review. In "Math. meth. and automat. syst. in geology" Moscow, VIEMS", 1987 (jointly with D. Stoyan, in Russian);

  5. Methoden und Modelle zur Steuerung von Bedinungs- systemen.// Handbuch der Bedienungstheorie. B.2. S.422-486. Berlin.: Akademie Verlag. 1984 (jointly with P. Langrock);

  6. Stationary queuing systems with dependies. // In "Itogi nauki i techniki, Teorija Verojatnostei. Mat. Statist. Teoretich. Cybern.",  V.18, pp. 95-186, Moscow, VINITI, 1980 (jointly with D. Koenig and V. Schmidt, in Russian). There is English Translation: D. Koenig, V. Rykov, V. Schmidt. Stationary queuing  systems with dependies.// Journal. of Soviet. math.  V.21 (1983), N.6, pp. 938-994;

  7. Controllable queuing systems.// In "Itogi nauki I techniki, Teorija Verojatn. Matem. Statist. Teoretich. Cybern.", V.12, pp. 45-152, Moscow, VINITI, 1975 (In Russian).  There is English Translation in Journal. of Soviet. Math.

(B) Text Books

  1. . .: . .. , 2004;

  2. Stochastic Processes, Part I. Oil&Gas Univ.  Press. Moscow.  1988 (jointly with D. Koenig and  V. Schmidt, in Russian).

  3. Stochastic Processes, Part II. Oil&Gas Univ. Press. Moscow. 1989 (jointly with D. Koenig and  V. Schmidt in Russian).

  4. Queuing Systems. Oil&Gas University Press. Moscow. 1979 (jointly with D. Koenig and D. Stoyan in Russian).

  5. Controllable Stochastic Processes and Systems (Discrete time).  Oil&Gas University Press. Moscow. 1977 (in Russian).

(C) Translations from English to Russian

  1. R.A. Howard. Dynamic Programming and Markov Processes. N.Y. JW. 1960.

  2. D.R. Cox Renewal Theory. Lnd. Methuen, N.Y. JW.

  3. D.R. Cox, W.L. Smith. Queuing Theory.

  4. D.R. Cox, P.A.W. Lewis The Statistical Analysis  for  Series  of Events. Lnd. Methuen, N.Y. JW. 1966.

  5. I. Gertsbakh. Reliability Theory (with application to Maintenance) (editor of translation into Russian).

(D) Review

  1. N.P. Buslenko "Simulating of the operating processes" In Economika i math. met. V.2 (1966), N 2. pp. 309-310  (jointly with V.A. Staroselskii, In Russian);

  2. About some new books on the queuing theory.// Uspekhi Math. Nauk, V. XXII (1967), N 5(137) pp. 228-233  (jointly with E.B. Veklerov, In Russian);

  3. B.V. Gnedenko, I.N. Kovalenko "Introduction to the queuing theory".//Uspekhi Math. Nauk, V. XXII (1968), N 5(143) pp.  211-213 (jointly with E.B. Veklerov, In Russian);

  4. Fuzzy sets and possibility theory (ed. by P.P. Jager).//In NKZ, Ser. A, Moscow: Mir, 1984, N.9, pp. 35-37 (In Russian);

  5. K. Petersen "Ergodic theory".// In NKZ, Ser.A, Moscow, Mir, 1985, N.3, pp. 25-29. (jointly with B.M. Gurevich, In Russian);

  6. J. Montgomery "Planning and annals of experiences".// In NKZ, Ser. A, Moscow, Mir, 1985, N 12, pp. 28-30 (In Russian);

  7. P. Mueller, V. Nollau. Controllable stochastic processes.// In NKZ, Ser. A, Moscow, Mir, 1986, N 4, pp. 25-28. (In Russian).

(E) Last Papaers (more than 160 papers published, for detailes see CV)

  1. Reliability Model for Biological Objects. In: Proceedings of  The 1-st International Conference on Longevity, Aging and Degradation in Reliability, Medicine and Biology (LAD-2004), Saint Petersburg, (Russia), 7-9 July, 2004 (jointly with B.Dimitrov, D.Green, and P.Stanchev).

  2. Periodic Poisson Processes and Almost Lack of Memory Distributions. Autom. and remote    Control  No. 10, 2004, pp. 85-100 (jointly with B.Dimitrov, D.Green, and P.Stanchev).

  3. On Statistical Hypothesis Testing via Simulation Methods, International Jour. Information Theories & Applications, vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 408-414.  (jointly with B.Dimitrov, D.Green, and P.Stanchev).

  4. On performance evaluation and optimization problems in queues with resequencing.// In: Advances in Stochastic Modeling, ed. J Artalejo, A. Krishnamoorthy, Notable Publications, 2002. P. 55-72. (jointly with B. Dimitrov, D. Green Jr. and P. Stanchev)